Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 40 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.86% 6.03% 18.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 6.09% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 24
Taunton median annual salary £41,500 £30,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.07% -8.96% +6.35%
10th Percentile £36,425 £19,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,475 £45,775 £38,375
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 133 197 132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 98.99% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 106 160 118
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,675 £21,425
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,875 £49,125
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Taunton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Taunton.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Taunton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft